Read a Play or Script

It’s important to make time to read scripts and plays. Here are a few of our favorites.

Other notable ones to Google:

  • “Almost, Maine” by John Cariani – A collection of interconnected vignettes set in a small town, exploring themes of love, loss, and human connection with humor and heart.
  • “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time” by Simon Stephens (based on the novel by Mark Haddon) – A thought-provoking play following a teenager with autism as he investigates the mysterious death of a neighbor’s dog, offering insights into perspective, empathy, and resilience.
  • “Our Town” by Thornton Wilder – A classic American drama that delves into the beauty and fragility of everyday life in a small town, prompting reflection on the passage of time, love, and mortality.
  • “In the Heights” by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Quiara Alegría Hudes – A vibrant musical celebrating the vibrant community of Washington Heights, New York, featuring themes of family, dreams, and cultural identity.
  • “The Diary of Anne Frank” by Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett – A powerful adaptation of Anne Frank’s diary, offering a poignant portrayal of hope, resilience, and the human spirit in the face of adversity.
  • “She Kills Monsters” by Qui Nguyen – A comedic yet poignant exploration of grief and self-discovery as a young woman delves into her late sister’s Dungeons & Dragons game, navigating a fantastical world of monsters and adventure.